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weatherproof

[ weth-er-proof ]
/ ˈwɛð ərˌpruf /
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adjective
able to withstand exposure to all kinds of weather.
verb (used with object)
to make (something) weatherproof.
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Origin of weatherproof

First recorded in 1610–20; weather + -proof

OTHER WORDS FROM weatherproof

weath·er·proof·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for weatherproof

weatherproof
/ (ˈwɛðəˌpruːf) /

adjective
designed or able to withstand exposure to weather without deterioration
verb
(tr) to render (something) weatherproof

Derived forms of weatherproof

weatherproofness, noun
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